Caffeine – TV News – February 4th Edition

Caffeine – TV News – February 4th Edition

Let’s catch up on a few spring premiere dates, some renewals and new show orders, and the rest of the week’s TV news!

Premiere dates:

February 15th: Churchy

March 6th: Extraordinary

April 2nd: Lopez vs. Lopez
April 5th: Mary & George


Whitstable Pearl, Hijack, Colin from Accounts, Ten Pound Poms



Other headlines:

Miloš Biković has left the upcoming season of The White Lotus due to his controversial ties to Putin.

Dave Burd is taking a break from his FX comedy Dave.

Ordered to series:

Apple TV+: An adaptation of upcoming novel Margo’s Got Money Troubles starring Elle Fanning and Nicole Kidman
FX: Northern Ireland limited series Say Nothing based on the book by Patrick Radden Keefe and starring Lola Petticrew, Hazel Doupe, Anthony Boyle, Josh Finan, and Maxine Peake
Netflix: President James Garfield series Death by Lightning starring Matthew Macfadyen and Michael Shannon

Acquired for the U.S.:

Disney+: Korean revenge drama Wonderful World
Hulu: European thriller The Kollective
PBS Masterpiece: British drama Mr Bates vs the Post Office

Pilot orders:

NBC: Spinoff Suits: L.A., a family restaurant sitcom from and starring Reba McEntire

In development:

Fox: Neuroscience crime drama Borrowed Time
HBO: A limited series based on Gillian Flynn’s novel Dark Places

Leaving their shows:

Law & Order: Sam Waterston

Promoted to series regular:

Sistas: Angela “Angie” Beyincé

Guest stars:

Not Dead Yet: Wendie Malick, Nico Santos, Rob Corddry, Tommy Martinez, Lidia Porto, Annie O’Donnell, Jesse Garcia, Cedric Yarbrough
Will Trent: Susan Kelechi Watson


Abbott Elementary: Josh Segarra, Kimia Behpoornia, Benjamin Norris
The Bondsman: Jennifer Nettles
Butterfly: Park Hae-soo, Kim Tae-hee, Nayoon Kim
A Classic Spy: Mary Elizabeth Ellis, Stephanie Beatriz, Lilah Richcreek Estrada, Stephen Mckinley Henderson, Sally Struthers, Eugene Cordero, Margaret Avery, John Getz, Susan Ruttan, Lori Tan Chinn, Clyde Kusatsu, Marc Evan Jackson, Jama Williamson
The Cleaning Lady: Brandon Jay McLaren, JB Tadena
Elsbeth: Gloria Reuben
Fight Night: Terrence Howard, Dexter Darden, Taraji P. Henson, Myles Bullock
Landman: Kayla Wallace, James Jordan, Mark Collie, Paulina Chávez
Last King of the Cross: Naveen Andrews
The Last of Us: Catherine O’Hara
Law & Order: Tony Goldwyn
Monsters: The Lyle and Erik Menendez Story: Ari Graynor
Paper Empire: AnnaLynne McCord
The Savant: Nnamdi Asomugha
Untitled Netflix Mindy Kaling basketball series: Brenda Song, Scott MacArthur, Drew Tarver

(Image courtesy of Starz.)

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